The Little Log Church in Derrynane

   by John L. O'Connell




This is the story of pioneers of the Catholic parish of St. John the Evangelist in Derrynane Township, Le Sueur County, Minnesota.  The church was built around 1857-58.  The parish was divided in 1865 into the parishes of St. John's, Union Hill and St. Thomas, St. Thomas.



Thank you to Kathy Jerrow of Benton City, Washington

for scanning this book and making it available for look-ups.

Kathy is a  researching these Le Sueur County surnames: Wacker
(maiden name), Guessen, Spaetgens, Weiers, Nytes, Moudry, Schleiss, Krenik, and


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Surnames appearing in Little Log Church in Derrynane

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